HOUSON (Diya TV) – Three Indian American judges in Fort Bend County, Texas were finally sworn in. Juli A. Mathew is serving a second term and was the first Indian American female judge to be elected in the US. KP George is also considered a trailblazer and serving a second term. Also, Houston based attorney Surendran Patel is serving as a judge for the first time.
At a White House ceremony, President Joe Biden is remembering those who stood against the Jan. 6 Capitol mob two years ago today. At the same time in a dramatic shift, Kevin McCarthy now says he has enough votes in his bid to become the next House speaker after 13 rounds of ballots over the past 4 days.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has taken a step toward allowing leading foreign universities like Yale, Oxford and Stanford to set up campuses in India and award degrees as part of an overhaul of the country’s higher education.
Ravi Kapur contributed to this report.